The most famous Ottoman Empire mosque, with six minarets and multiple domes, striking on the interior and exterior. Blue tiles, seen in this clip, led to the nickname; a segment from "What the Sultan Saw”, highlighting the history of Turkey & Constantinople/Istanbul, featuring the Roman, Byzantine, and Ottoman Empires, plus modern Turkey.
This free Intrepid Berkeley Explorer video tour of western and central Turkey stars the Blue Mosque, Topkapi Palace, Cappadocia (land of scenic fairy chimneys), Ephesus (& other Roman cities), the Turkish Riviera, Turkish folk dancing and belly dancing, shopping for the magic flying carpet, and much more.
To enjoy all of this film, provided you have a high speed internet connection, please click on my video site: http://intrepidberkeleyexplorer.com/Video.html
With any modem you can view the still photo gallery of this trip at: http://intrepidberkeleyexplorer.com/Page15.html
The planet is yours, including my Home Page giant galaxy of still pictures: http://intrepidberkeleyexplorer.com/